Microsoft Lumia 640 XL (SIM free/UK)
The Microsoft Lumia 640 XL provides enhanced features, at an affordable price, for an introduction to Microsoft Windows Phone. It has a 5.7” HD IPS display, 13 MP camera, with a Carl Zeiss lens, and a one-year subscription to Office 365 Personal.
SIM Free / Unlocked UK stock
This Lumia 640 XL is available SIM free, and unlocked, from Clove Technology, enabling you to use any SIM card with it.
Reasons to buy the Microsoft Lumia 640 XL
- Windows Phone 8.1 - with Lumia Denim update
- 5.7” HD IPS LCD display -1280 x 720 pixels (259 ppi)
- 1.2 GHz quad-core processor – combining power and efficiency
- 13 MP camera – Lumia Camera will enable you to enhance photos
- 5 MP front-facing camera – for all your Skype video call needs
The Microsoft Lumia 640 XL will be available in four eye catching matte colours, including Black, White, Orange, and Cyan.
- Microsoft Lumia 640 XL
- Product user guide
The Lumia 640 XL is a great way to improve your productivity and get more done, at an affordable price. With the benefit of a personal assistant, Cortana, who helps you with daily tasks and provides location based information.
The look and feel of the Lumia 640 XL has been designed to be fun and eye-catching. The bright colours make a real statement and look great. The way the buttons and camera section have been incorporated into the casing appears almost seamless.
The 5.7” IPS high-definition display will ensure you are able to enjoy the benefits of the Windows Phone platform, and also your favourite photos and videos. It has a wide viewing angle and, as such, it will be a pleasure to view personally or display among a group of friends.
To protect this important element of the phone Microsoft has included Corning Gorilla Glass 3. You won’t have to worry about putting in your pocket, or bag, as it shouldn’t suffer abrasions and minor scratches.
Power & Connectivity
With a 1.2GHz quad-core processor Snapdragon 400 processor, and 1GB of RAM, you will be able to take advantage of the latest games and experience smooth and enjoyable web browsing sessions.
There is 8 GB of internal storage, so you have plenty of space for all your apps needs, if, however, you do need more space you can use, up to 128GB, microSD cards, to increase it. This means you have plenty of local storage, but if you want to store photos, videos and documents on-line for easy sharing you can use the supplied 15GB free cloud storage on OneDrive.
Having a personal assistant is great for keeping you up-to-date with information, and managing your meetings and daily tasks. With Cortana on your Lumia 640 XL you have your own assistant who provides information depending on your location.
This means you receive traffic updates to ensure you are never late for any important meeting. You will be reminded when an important task needs to be done at an opportune time, such as booking an appointment when you are walking past the doctors, or buying some flowers.
It is great to be able to be productive on the move and you can be with a Microsoft smartphone. Since they all feature trusted Microsoft services, including Outlook and the Office suite, you can get more done. This is due to them having Word, Excel and Powerpoint available at your finger tips, making it easy to create, and edit documents.
You also receive a one-year subscription to Office 365 Personal. This enables you to have access to the latest full versions of the Office Suite for Lumia, in addition to being able to use it on one PC or Mac, or tablet.
This subscription includes 1 terabyte of storage on OneDrive and also gives you 60 minutes Skype calling per month to landlines in over 60 countries and mobile phones in eight countries.
The 13 MP rear camera on the Lumia 640 XL benefits from having CARL ZEISS optics, this means you always get the best photo first time. It also has an illuminated image sensor for capturing photos in low-light conditions.
If wish to enhance your photos you can instantly do this without any additional software. Instead use Lumia Camera which gives access to easy editing allowing you to innovate.
With Skype now being fully integrated into the Windows Phone platform, you’ll want to take advantage of this for calling family and friends. The 5 MP wide angle front-facing camera enables you to make your Skype voice and video calls with ease. It also has the added benefit of being able to fit more people into a call due the wide angle capabilities.
|SIM Free & Unlocked||Yes|
|Operating System||Windows Phone|
|Version||8.1 with Lumia Denim|
|Speed||1.2GHz Quad Core|
|Make/Model||Qualcomm Snapdragon 400 processor|
|Capacity (Up to)||Up to 128GB|
|Resolution||1280 x 720 (259 ppi)|
|Other||Corning Gorilla Glass 3 and Sunlight readability enhancements|
|Frequencies||850 / 900 / 1800 / 1900 MHz|
|Frequencies||850 / 900 / 1900 / 2100 MHz|
|Frequencies||800 / 900 / 1800 / 2100 / 2600 MHz|
|Functions||A3DP, AVRCP, GATT, HFP, HID, OPP, PAN, PBAP, MAP|
|Audio||3.5 mm stereo headset connector|
|Hardware Buttons||Volume keys, Power/Lock key, UI keys (back, start, search)|
|Antenna Type||GPS / GLONASS|
|Built-in Software||HERE Maps, HEREDrive and HERETransit|
|Flash||Auto Focus and LED Flash|
|Camera Lens||ZEISS optic, f/2.0 and|
|Other||4 x digital zoom, BSI sensor|
|Front Facing Camera||Yes|
|Type||5MP Wide angle (f/2.4)|
|Recording||AAC LC, AMR-NB, GSM FR|
|Formats||H.263, H.264/AVC, MPEG-4, VC-1,|
|Recording||MP4/H.264 at 1080p 30 fps|
|Near Field Communication||Yes|
|Dimensions||157.9 x 81.5 x 9 mm|
|Other||Free Cloud storage 30GB|
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Do you ship internationally?
Yes - If you are located outside of the UK you may want to take a look at our list of FAQs for international customers on the following link: http://www.clove.co.uk/international-customers.aspx
Is this phone SIM FREE and Unlocked?
Yes, this phone is unlocked and can be used with networks around the world.
Do check the specifications to ensure compatibility in your region with your network provider. No SIM card or contract applies to this phone.
Is this phone brand new?
Yes. Unless the description of the product suggests otherwise (I.e. EX-DEMO) then this product is brand new and has not been used before.
Is there any network/operator branding?
No - There is only the manufacturer’s branding.
Does the phone have a Micro SDHC/memory card slot?
Yes up to 128GB
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